Comparison of dynamic balance in adolescent male soccer players from rwanda and the United States.

@article{Butler2013ComparisonOD,
  title={Comparison of dynamic balance in adolescent male soccer players from rwanda and the United States.},
  author={Robert J. Butler and Robin Queen and Brian Beckman and Kyle B. Kiesel and Phillip J. Plisky},
  journal={International journal of sports physical therapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={749-55}
}
PURPOSE/BACKGROUND Dynamic balance is an important component of motor skill development. Poor dynamic balance has previously been associated with sport related injury. However, the vast majority of dynamic balance studies as they relate to sport injury have occurred in developed North American or European countries. Thus, the purpose of this study was to compare dynamic balance in adolescent male soccer players from Rwanda to a matched group from the United States. METHODS Twenty-six… CONTINUE READING
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